LOCAL BASEBALL, TUESDAY, JULY 30: Stoverstown clinches Central League regular-season title
- The Stoverstown Tigers have clinched the Central League regular-season title.
- The Tigers clinched the crown with a 10-7 victory over Dillsburg on Tuesday.
- Stoverstown now stands at 20-5-2 on the season.
The Stoverstown Tigers clinched the Central League regular-season baseball crown on Tuesday with a 10-7 victory over visiting Dillsburg.
The Tigers improved to 20-5-2 on the season.
Stoverstown will now face East Prospect in the York County Championship Series in a rematch of the 2018 title series, which was won by East Prospect. This year's best-of-3 championship series is set for Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 10 and Aug. 11.
In Tuesday's win, Stoverstown's offense was led by Joe Capobianco (3 for 3, four RBIs, two doubles), Xavier Bonilla (2 for 2, two walks, RBI, three runs, double) and Nick Spangler (2 for 4, RBI, double).
Levi Krause got the win with 4 2/3 innings of relief, allowing two earned runs. He improved to 6-2 on the season.
Dillsburg's hitting leaders were Dakota Pence (2 for 3, RBI, two runs), Alex Horvath (2 for 3, two RBIs) and Jam Heisey (2 for 4, two runs).
OTHER CENTRAL LEAGUE GAMES
Vikings 6, Pleasureville 4 (5 innings): At Pleasureville on Tuesday, the Vikings (19-9) plated three runs in the top of the fourth to take a 6-4 lead.
Trent Ketterman lead the Vikings by going 2 for 2 with three RBIs and one run scored. Also for Vikings, Rich Santiago went 2 for 2, including a double, with two runs scored and one RBI; Cole Bixler went 2 for 3; Anthony Kahley and Brock Gladfelter each doubled; and relief pitcher Tyler Seiffert threw the final 2 2/3 innings of shutout relief, striking out three, walking none and allowing two singles to pick up the win.
For Pleasureville, Matt Meyer went 1 for 3 with two RBIs, while Clint Bohn went 1 for 1 with one run scored and Tyler Wagner went 1 for 2 with one run scored.
The game was called after five innings because of darkness.
Glen Rock 8, Mount Wolf 1: At Mount Wolf on Tuesday, Justin Anderson led the visitors to the victory by going 2 for 4, including a homer, with three RBIs, and one run scored.
Also for Glen Rock (18-7-2), Alex Coombes went 2 for 3 with two runs scored, Dan Rhoads went 2 for 3 with one RBI, Jonathan Lugo went 2 for 4 with one run scored, Zach Nadolny went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and one run scored, Luke Knott homered and picked up two RBIs and Andrew Rosenzweig doubled. Glen Rock's E.J. Nadolny started the game on the mound and threw six innings to get the win, striking out two, walking two and allowing five singles.
For Mount Wolf, Jesse Sargen went 3 for 3 with one RBI, while Josh Rich went 1 for 2 with one run scored.
Manchester 7, Jefferson 5 (5 innings): At Jefferson on Tuesday, the visitors broke a 4-4 tie, when they plated three runs in the top of the fourth to take the lead for good.
Matt Jordan led the visitors at the plate by going 2 for 3 with one RBI and one run scored. Also for Manchester, Brandon Wetzel went 1 for 3 with two RBIs, Jonah Latchaw scored two runs and Austin Allison and Adam Kipp each doubled.
For the Titans, Scott Trail went 2 for 3, including a homer, with three RBIs; Colin Porter went 2 for 3 with a double, one RBI and one run scored; Dylan Shaffer went 2 for 3, including a double, with two runs scored; and Joe Jasinski and Ross Drawbaugh each doubled.
For the game, the Titans committed six errors. The game was called after five innings because of darkness.
SUSQUEHANNA LEAGUE GAMES
York Township 3, Jacobus 1 (6 innings): At Jacobus on Tuesday, the visitors plated three runs in the top of the sixth to take the lead and went on to capture the victory.
Derek Pitzer led the visitors by going 2 for 3, including a double, with one run scored. Also for Township, Dennis Porter went 1 for 3 with two RBIs, while Matt Attig connected for a double, with one RBI and one run scored.
For the Jackals, Kyle Saxman went 2 for 2, including a double, with one run scored, while Alex Zelger and Mike Austin each went 1 for 2. Logan Whitman threw all six innings for Jacobus, striking out three and walking three.
Jacobus 13, Felton 3: At Felton on Monday, Casey Markey led the visitors to the victory by throwing a complete game, striking out seven and walking one.
Also for Jacobus, Mike Austin went 3 for 5, including a double, with two runs scored; Tyler Taylor went 2 for 4 with three RBIs; Brian Crimmel went 2 for 4 with three RBIs and one run scored; Alex Zelger doubled with three runs scored and two RBIs; and Ben Kitzmiller scored three runs and walked three times.
For Felton, Ryan Nace doubled with two RBIs, while Greg Pomraning went 3 for 4.